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 What is the name the sailors gave to the cape at the southern tip of Africa?

Answer According to the Catholic Encyclopedia, the Portugese navigator Bartolomeu Dias discovered the cape at the southern tip of Africa and gave it the name Cabo Tormentoso. King John II is thought to ha... Read More »
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What name did sailors give to the cape at the southern tip of Africa?

Sailors once referred to the southern tip of Africa as the Cape of Storms after Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Dias first rounded the tip in 1487, according to the official website of Cape Point, S... Read More »
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What is the name of the cape at the southern tip of Africa?

The Cape of Good Hope sits at the southwestern tip of the Cape Peninsula in South Africa. Along with Cape Point, it is part of the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. In 1488, the first European to r... Read More »
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How many lighthouses are there at cape point in south africa?

Cape Point, a cape in the southern portion of the Cape Peninsula, South Africa, features two lighthouses. The first lighthouse, which sits upon Cape Point Peak at about 780 feet above sea level, wa... Read More »
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Where is the cape of good hope located in africa?

The Cape of Good Hope is located in South Africa. It is situated within the Table Mountain National Park, approximately 2.3 km southwest of Cape Point near the city of Cape Town. The actual geograp... Read More »
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